Nine commissioners designing a new Mississippi flag have the complicated task of choosing a simple design. Mississippi recently retired the last state flag with the Confederate battle emblem that’s been widely condemned as racist. An expert told commissioners last week that an effective flag is distinctive and easy to recognize from a distance. Clay Moss…
Added a YouTube video that includes a video scroll of the flag designs: https://youtu.be/pdIDjU-RrW4 (about 5:43 minutes long).
As long as the flag commission doesn’t go with the State Seal Flag which will definitely make it hard to distinguish Missouri and Mississippi’s flags at a distance. I like simple when it comes to flags.
This took a while to find a link to the MDAH photo gallery as the link provided by one news site was limited to registered users of an app. Finally found this on the MDAH Facebook page – https://mdah.pic-time.com/-flagcommission/gallery. It may take a while to download the images. I didn’t expect it to take this long to find a working link, much less get the link to load images. Note: some of the images don’t meet the requirements set forth in the law to replace the state flag.
A point made by some commentators if you have to include the word Mississippi on the flag, you have done something wrong with your design. Granted, if it’s part of the state seal, that’s a separate issue.